National Trust Wicken Fen Wildlife Walk

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Walk Details
This is a short family friendly trail that takes you through a variety of landscapes. It includes reedbeds, water, grassland.

There are a variety of hooved animals en route, look out for the Konik ponies and the Highland cattle.

There are loads of birds to keep an eye out for as well. Birds you might see include Lapwing, redshank, wigeon, feared tit, herons and marsh harriers.

There are also over 4000 insect species that have been found here. It really is a wildlife walk. Take a stroll up to the old wind mill, this is Norman’s Mill.

Carpark: The National Trust
34 Lode Ln, Wicken, Ely CB7 5XP